Endeavors, Inc. - Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF)

Texas Veterans + Family Alliance Grant Active through December 2019

Grant Amount: $1,341,463

Program Description:
Project increases availability by extending operating hours and providing more mental health professionals in the area by implementing telemental health service capabilities to provide mental health services to 78 Texas counties, including El Paso.

Program Partners:
Marriage Management, Inc., El Paso Humane Society, NAMI in El Paso

The Veteran Services program offers Homelessness Prevention & Stabilization Services to Veterans and their families in Texas, Alabama, Florida and North Carolina. These supportive services include outreach, case management, help in obtaining VA benefits, emergency financial assistance for rent & utilities and assistance in obtaining and coordinating other public benefits.

  • Very low income Veteran families
  • Veterans facing eviction
  • Veterans currently homeless and scheduled to move into housing within 90 days
  • Case Management
    1. Development of a Housing Stability Plan
    2. Assistance in obtaining VA and other benefits
    3. Referrals to Community Agencies
  • Emergency Financial Assistance
    1. Based on financial need
    2. As of 2018-04-23, they only serve VASH clients.
    3. Referrals for financial counseling and legal assistance
  • Rapidly re-house or prevent homelessness for over 5,000 Veterans and their families.
  • Enhance independent living skills and/or Income of very low-income Veteran families.
Programs for Family Members: 
Military Child
Surviving Child
Vet Children
VA Disability Rating Requirement: 
No Disability Requirement
Discharges Allowed: 
Honorable
General Under Honorable
Other than Honorable